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Seattle: Nahaan

Seattle-born artist Nahaan sees tattoo, like many other forms of artistic expression, as a political act and a form of resistance.

Available until
2022-09-05T00:00:00-07:00

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Prince Ruppert - Nakkita Trimble

As the only living tattoo artist from the Nisga'a Nation, Nakkita Trimble hopes to revive the traditional process of tattooing known as gihlee'e.

  • 2018-12-11T01:30:00-08:00
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  • 2018-12-11T05:30:00-08:00
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  • 2018-12-13T01:30:00-08:00
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  • 2018-12-13T05:30:00-08:00
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  • 2018-12-15T01:30:00-08:00
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Mexico - Samuel Olman

The ancient city of Palenque was once a hub of Mayan civilization. For centuries after its decline, it lay hidden under layers of tropical vegetation, until modern archaeologists peeled back the jungle to reveal it to the world in the last century.

  • 2018-12-18T01:30:00-08:00
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  • 2018-12-18T05:30:00-08:00
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  • 2018-12-20T01:30:00-08:00
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  • 2018-12-20T05:30:00-08:00
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  • 2018-12-22T01:30:00-08:00
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  • 2018-12-22T05:30:00-08:00
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Toronto - Jay Soule

Jay Soule is a multidisciplinary artist known as "Chippewar" in the Indigenous community. His internationally-recognized work expresses much of the angst of today's Indigenous population in Canada.

  • 2018-12-25T05:30:00-08:00
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  • 2018-12-27T01:30:00-08:00
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  • 2018-12-27T05:30:00-08:00
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  • 2018-12-29T01:30:00-08:00
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  • 2018-12-29T05:30:00-08:00
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Philippines - Wang Od Oggay and Grace Palica

From a remote mountain village in the Northern Philippines, Wang Od Oggay carries on the tattooing tradition of her ancestors, offering those who come to her the sacred markings that were once reserved for the women and warriors of the Kalinga people.

  • 2019-01-03T01:30:00-08:00
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  • 2019-01-03T05:30:00-08:00
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  • 2019-01-05T01:30:00-08:00
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  • 2019-01-05T05:30:00-08:00
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